News roundup - August 14 to August 27, 2020

Aug 27, 2020

Our faculty members frequently make appearences in the media as expert consultants or authors. Each week, we summarize some of the most recent media appearences and contributions our faculty have made.

Nowhere to fly? Take a break from work anyway, experts advise

CTV News. August 26, 2020. Featuring Dr. Katy Kamkar.
 

U of T-led Research Reveals a Common Foundation for Six Psychiatric Disorders

Faculty of Medicine News. August 26, 2020. Featuring Dr. Tomas Paus.


$1.1 million grant to support Sunnybrook world-first study investigating early-stage interventions for cognitive decline

Sunnybrook News. August 25, 2020. Featuring Dr. Krista Lanctôt.


Research Examines Links Between 'Long COVID' and ME/CFS

MedScape. August 24, 2020. Featuring Dr. Harvey Moldofsky.


Pedophilia Is a Mental Health Issue. It's Still Not Treated as One

Vice News. August 24, 2020. Featuring Dr. Michael Seto.


Sunnybrook to lead suicide prevention research during COVID-19 pandemic with immediate investment from TELUS' CEO 

Sunnybrook News. August 19, 2020. Featuring Dr. Mark Sinyor.


The post-pandemic future: All mental health services will be covered under OHIP

Toronto Life. August 19, 2020. By Dr. Thomas Ungar.

 

Magnetic Seizure Therapy May Help Prevent Suicide In Depression Patients: JAMA 

Medical Dialogues. Augsust 19, 2020. Featuring Dr. Cory R. Weissman.


Magnetic Seizure Tx Promising for Stabilizing Suicidal Patients

MedPage Today. August 18, 2020. Featuring Dr. Cory R. Weissman.

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